BCG response prediction with cytokine gene variants and bladder cancer: where we are?

@article{Ahirwar2011BCGRP,
  title={BCG response prediction with cytokine gene variants and bladder cancer: where we are?},
  author={Dinesh Kumar Ahirwar and Parmeet Kaur Manchanda and Rama Devi Mittal and Hemant Kumar Bid},
  journal={Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology},
  year={2011},
  volume={137},
  pages={1729-1738}
}
Bladder cancer (BC) is one of the most widespread cancers afflicting men and women and also has major philosophical impact on health care worldwide. Despite elaborate characterization of the risk factors and treatment options, BC is still a major epidemiological problem worldwide and its incidence lingers to upswing each year. Over the last three decades, intravesical immunotherapy with the biological response modifier Mycobacterium bovis–Bacillus Calmette Guerin (BCG) has been established as… CONTINUE READING